The HMO Blog
Reading Time: 6 minutes Explore our comprehensive guide on HMO mortgages, created in collaboration with NM Finance. Gain expert insights and find the perfect financing for your HMO investment.
What you must know before converting a house into flats: The pros, the cons and the hows (is planning permission necessary?)
Reading Time: 8 minutes How can you maximise your rental income with a house-to-flats conversion. Roadmap for savvy investors, from process and design considerations to regulatory insights. Boost your property portfolio today.
Reading Time: 11 minutes Learn what makes a great Sui Generis Planning Application, what to include in your app and how to handle objections. Real HMO Case Study included…
Reading Time: 5 minutes Protect yourself against future claims and disputes from your tenants with a comprehensive HMO tenancy agreement.
Reading Time: 6 minutes HMO landlords pay council tax, with exceptions based on tenancy/property. Find out the recent amendments to HMO taxation and how they affect you.
Reading Time: 7 minutes When it comes to Houses of Multiple Occupation (HMOs), there’s no doubt that there’s an interest in maximising returns while offering quality living standards. Achieving
Reading Time: 6 minutes Find the perfect property for your HMO investment. From making an offer to grasping the intricacies of conveyancing, each step towards a lucrative HMO.
Reading Time: 8 minutes Essential insights on HMO insurance to safeguard your investment. What landlords and property owners need to know to find comprehensive protection.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Discover if and when you need an HMO licence in the UK. A comprehensive guide and expert advice for HMO licensing to ensure compliance.
Reading Time: 8 minutes Navigate HMO project funding wisely. A straightforward guide for investors and property owners to HMO mortgages. Simplify your investment journey.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Explore London’s Article 4 Directions and their impact on HMO property development. Get insights and tips in our comprehensive guide.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Explore serviced accommodation investment. Uncover the meaning, benefits, and differences between HMO vs serviced accommodation. Dive in and master how to invest effectively.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Navigate the UK property market with confidence! Explore our comprehensive guide on investing in UK property from abroad. Discover key insights on HMO investments, essential considerations, and financing options.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Explore the HMO investment landscape for 2024. Uncover benefits, challenges, and vital trends. Make informed property decisions with our comprehensive guide.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Uncover the impact of Article 4 Directions on HMOs across UK areas with HMO Architect. Learn from our expert guide and make informed investments. Click to read more.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Discover the ins and outs of HMOs with HMO Architect’s comprehensive guide. Uncover opportunities in property investment and kickstart your journey today.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Planning and licensing for a house in multiple occupation (HMO) aren’t the same thing. Getting the two mixed up can lead to serious consequences.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Planning and licensing for a house in multiple occupation (HMO) aren’t the same thing. Getting the two mixed up can lead to serious consequences.
Reading Time: 7 minutes The UK goverments plans EPC rating C+ requirement for rentals by 2028 for net-zero target. Non-compliance may lead to penalties. What does this mean for your HMOs?
Reading Time: 6 minutes On the 23rd of January 2023, the Fire Safety (England) Regulation 2022 came into force. In this article, we review the new regulations from the
Reading Time: 5 minutes What’s the second best present you can get an HMO tenant? According to a recent poll, their own ensuite toilet or bathroom. The HMO market
Reading Time: 8 minutes Intro Last year, the UK ranked third globally for nights booked on Airbnb. The average price per night went up almost 30%, and there is a fresh smell
Reading Time: 7 minutes Getting to grips with the property investment business can be a challenge, especially with what’s happening in the economy today. There are differing views on
Reading Time: 7 minutes The HMO market is full of competitors as the number of HMO property investors increases. And whether you are an established HMO landlord or just
Reading Time: 6 minutes In a competitive rental market, bathrooms are the ultimate judgement zone. The days of tired, average-looking HMO bathrooms are long behind us. Basic and potentially
Reading Time: 5 minutes What are the benefits of HMO property investment and what are the next steps that you can take to make your investment worth while?
Reading Time: 7 minutes When you invest in a property, no matter what size it is, you want to get everything right and on time. And, you might wonder: “How to find the right builder”?
Reading Time: 8 minutes What are HMO Planning Drawings, What Drawings will the Council want to see, Can you do your own drawings? Learn everything you need!
Reading Time: 7 minutes What’s the difference between co-living vs HMOs? What are the benefits, and Why should landlords be interested in co-living vs HMO?
Reading Time: 7 minutes As an investor, how do you make sure your investment has the potential to give you a good return? Whether you’re buying stocks or houses,
Reading Time: 8 minutes Are you looking for an HMO Licence Renewal? Lenders and councils are now asking for proof of C4 or Sui Generis Use Class. Here’s what you need…
Reading Time: 9 minutes When drafting your HMO Agreement your ambitions to become an HMO Landlord come to fruition. It’s an important step and drafting a thorough and robust
Reading Time: 10 minutes Can you get permitted development loft conversion for your HMO? Or do you need planning? Is it worth converting a loft into a bedroom? This and lots more…
Reading Time: 7 minutes Looking for the Ultimate HMO Compliance Checklist? Here are 3 Key Tips to protect your HMO including 5 BONUS ones from over 15 years of investing experience
Reading Time: 9 minutes Planning a renovation or building your dream home is very challenging. This summit provides important tips for running your project smoothly and nicely. The summit
Reading Time: 11 minutes Should you convert a property into an HMO? Is an HMO conversion worth it? Learn about costs, managing hmo planning, fire regulations and other key risks..
Reading Time: 8 minutes What is Article 4 and why was it introduced? Learn to find Article 4 areas, how to buy a hmo in Article 4 areas, minimize risk and maximize return.
Reading Time: 7 minutes What are the HMO Kitchen Requirements in 2021? Top 10 tips and best practices to stay compliant, attract and keep the best tenants
Reading Time: 7 minutes Does your HMO need Fire Doors? Learn where you need HMO Fire Doors, the different types, what to buy and how to get it for CHEAPER..
Reading Time: 10 minutes How to comply with HMO Fire Regulations? What does it cost? Learn everything about HMO fire regulations including BONUS tips…
Reading Time: 10 minutes What is HMO Planning Permission, how much does it cost, how to overcome objections? Learn everything you need in this Comprehensive Guide
Reading Time: 4 minutes Last week our very own Giovanni Patania took part in a Qandor webinar as a guest speaker. Alongside Giovanni was host Mike Frisby, an accomplished
Reading Time: 3 minutes There are a whole host of options available to rental property investors but are buy to lets worth it? They can certainly create high yields